The War of the Worlds Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1954

Winner
Oscar
Best Effects, Special Effects
Nominee
Oscar
Best Sound, Recording
Loren L. Ryder (Paramount Sound Department)
Best Film Editing
Everett Douglas

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1978

Winner
Hall of Fame
George Pal
George Pal & "War of the Worlds" on its 25th Anniversary

Hugo Awards 1954

Winner
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Byron Haskin (director)
Barré Lyndon (screenplay)
H.G. Wells (based on the novel)

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1954

Winner
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Feature Film

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2011

Winner
National Film Registry

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